Boury, [M.] E. [A.] de
Letter to - most probably - Louis Joubin.
El Cristo, 1913. Original hand-written, signed and dated letter on two leaves of 28.0 x 21.6 cm each.Read more
Wodarch's introduction to the study of conchology: describing the orders, genera, and species of shells: with observations on the nature and properties of the animals; and directions for collecting, preserving, and cleaning shells. Fourth edition, with considerable additions and alterations.
London, Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, and J. Mawe, 1832. 12mo (18.2 x 10.6 cm). xii, 149 pp.; full-colour frontispiece and six hand-coloured engraved plates with explanatory text leaves. Contemporary dark green diced morocco; spine with four raised, gilt-ornamented bands, and green morocco label with gilt titleboards with gilt-lined and blind-tooled borders. Marbled endpapers. All edges marbled.Read more